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Private schools offer vast variety of experiences

From “A Separate Peace” to “Dead Poet’s Society,” private and independent schools are about as New England as dropped Rs.

There are hundreds of private and independent schools in Massachusetts, each with a distinct character and culture — from religious to secular, single sex to coed. If you’re looking to enter the field of private education, it’s important to know that no two schools are alike.

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